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Nietzsche and Emancipatory Politics: Queer Theory as Anti-Morality
Critical Sociology (2019)
  • C. Heike Schotten
This article offers an emancipatory appropriation of Nietzsche’s work, making the case that the founding of the field of queer theory exemplifies and proffers a liberatory Nietzschean praxis of anti-morality. This argument requires reading Nietzsche’s work from the perspective of the oppressed and (re-)reading queer theory as part of the project of critical theory.

  • Nietzsche,
  • queer,
  • queer theory,
  • morality,
  • slave morality,
  • anti-morality
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C. Heike Schotten. "Nietzsche and Emancipatory Politics: Queer Theory as Anti-Morality" Critical Sociology Vol. 45 Iss. 2 (2019) p. 213 - 226
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